What is the Budapest Card?

The Budapest Card is a city card that gives you many discounts on activities, entrances and activities in Budapest. You get free public transport within Budapest, save up to 70% on entrances and even free entrance to the famous Szent Lukács Baths and Swimming Pool. The Budapest Card is a product of the official tourism board of Budapest, the capital of Hungary.

All about the Budapest Card - Table of Content

Top Discounts of the Budapest Card

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  • Free Public Transport within Budapest
  • Free Entrance to Szent Lukács Baths
  • 2 free walking tours of the city with guiding in English
  • Discounts to over 20 museums in Budapest
  • Reduced prices for Hop On Hop Off Buses
  • 20% off all Hop On Hop Off Buses
Experience Budapest and its top spots the budget way by getting the Budapest Card before your visit.

Where to get the Budapest Card? Online! Save 5%!

All Discounts with the Budapest Card

No matter if you are interested in culture, in leisure or just want to enjoy the best spots the Budapest Card is your companion. Enjoy the famous baths of Budapest, have a look at the most fascinating museums and travel around the city for free! Here are all discounts you get with the Budapest Card:

Transportation & Getting around

  • BKK Public Transport FREE
  • Airport-Transfer -10%
  • Children Railway on Széchenyi Hill -50%

Sightseeing Tours & Attraction Visits

  • Walking Tour Buda FREE
  • Walking Tour Pest FREE
  • Sightseeing Cruises by Legenda -20%
  • RiverRide Budapest Sightseeing on Land and Water -10%
  • Absolute walking tour 10-30%
  • Big Bus Tour Hop on, Hop off -30%
  • Budapest City Segway Tours -30%
  • Budapest Sightseeing by Bus -20%
  • City Tour Hop on, Hop off -20%
  • Fisherman’s Bastion -10%
  • Opera visit -20%
  • PocketGuide FREE
  • Red Star Tour -20%
  • Synagogue in Dohány Street -10%
  • Water Tower on Margaret Island observatory -20%
  • Yellow Zebra Bike Tours & Rentals -30%

Baths, Spas & Leisure

  • St. Lukács Medicinal Baths and Swimming Pool FREE
  • Budapest City Park Ice-skating Rink and Lake -10%
  • Dagály Thermal Baths, Lido and Swimming Pool -20%
  • Király Medicinal Baths -20%
  • Pál-Völgy Cave -50%
  • Palatinus Strand -20%
  • Római Lido -20%
  • Rudas Medicinal Bath and Pool -20%
  • St. Gellért Medicinal Baths and Swimming Pool -20%
  • Széchenyi Medicinal Baths and Swimming Pool -10%
  • Szemlő-Hegy Cave -50%
  • Veli Bey Bath of the graceful -30%

Budapest By Night

  • Budapest Summer Festival -20%
  • Gellért Brasserie -30%
  • Organ concerts in the St. Stephen’s Basilica -10%

Museums & Attractions

  • Aquincum Museum FREE
  • Budapest History Museum FREE
  • Castlemuseum Nagytétény -20%
  • Ernst Museum -20%
  • Holocaust Memorial Center -50%
  • Hopp Ferenc East-Asian Art Museum -20%
  • Hospital In The Rock -30%
  • House of Terror Museum -20%
  • Hungarian National Gallery FREE
  • Hungarian National Museum FREE
  • Hungarian State Opera -15%
  • Invisible Exhibition -15%
  • Jewish Museum and Archives -10%
  • Kiscelli Museum FREE
  • Kunsthalle (Palace of Arts) -20%
  • Memento Park Statue Park -20%
  • Museum of Applied Arts -20%
  • Museum of Fine Arts FREE
  • Palace of Wonders -10%
  • Petőfi Literary Museum -20%
  • Ráth György Museum -20%
  • Spy Museum -30%
  • Transport Museum of Budapest -20%
  • Tropicarium Zoo with sharks -30%
  • Vasarely Museum FREE
  • ZOO – Budapest Zoo and Botanical Garden -25%

Bars & Restaurants

  • Cafe Dorottya -30%
  • Columbus Ship -20%
  • Gellért Espresso -30%
  • Gellért Panorama Restaurant -30%
  • Halászbástya Restaurant -20%
  • Kispipa Restaurant -30%
  • Matthias Cellar Restaurant -20%
  • Molnár’s kürtőskalács (chimney cake) -20%
  • Restaurant Astoria -30%
  • Restaurant Cruises by Legenda -10%
  • Vén Hajó Restaurant -20%
  • Vogue Restaurant (ship) -10%
On top of that, if you are planning to travel around Hungary you will also get 25% off the Hungary Card!

How will you receive the Budapest Card?

After purchasing the Budapest Card online you will receive instant confirmation via email. No matter when you purchase the Budapest Card online the card will be waiting for you in your hotel upon arrival and it is ready to use. As simple as that.

Top 10 Must-see Attractions in Budapest

  1. The Budapest Castle District with Matthias Church & the Fishermen's Bastion
  2. The St. Stephen's Basilica
  3. Chain Bridge (day & night)
  4. Heroes' Square & Surroundings
  5. The Hungarian Parliament in Budapest
  6. Andrássy Avenue
  7. The Thermal Baths in Budapest
  8. Gellért Hill & the Citadella
  9. The Central Market Hall
  10. Margaret Island

More Info about Budapest

Budapest, the Capital of Hungary, is with around 1.8 million inhabitants one of the biggest capitals in Central Eastern Europe. The mix of history and modern makes Budapest one of the top cities for a weekend city trip or a week of holiday.

Find more information and help about Budapest with one of the following websites:
BudapestAgent.com - The Budapest Travel Guide
BudapestSightseeing.net - All about Budapest Sightseeing
BudapestBaths.net - Information about all Budapest Baths